Biotransformation Scientist

Highly Competitive
  1. Contract
  2. Biological Sciences
  3. United Kingdom
Slough, England
Posting date: 23 Feb 2024

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Proclinical are recruiting for a Biotransformation Scientist to join a pharmaceutical organisation. This role is on a contract and is located in the UK.


  • You will analyse in vitro and in vivo samples using LC-HRMS to generate metabolite profiling data.
  • Effectively report and share discoveries with team members.
  • The ideal candidate will design and perform biotransformation assays to address specific research queries.
  • Uphold LC-MS systems within the lab.
  • You will develop new analytical strategies for studying innovative chemical compounds.
  • Responsible for focusing on mass spectrometry knowledge for small molecules in a pharmaceutical organisation.
  • Accountable for analysing samples to assist drug discovery programs.
  • Other duties may be assigned.

Key Skills and Requirements:

  • Educated to a degree level in a chemistry or biochemistry field, though an advanced degree would be ideal.
  • Demonstrable experience in drug discovery.
  • Competent in high resolution mass spectrometry and chromatography practices.
  • Comprehension of biotransformation pathways of NCEs.
  • Lab abilities with the capacity to learn new practices.
  • An organised individual with a high attention to detail.
  • Communication skills both verbally and in writing.
  • Works well with others in a team setting.

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Joshua Bye at

Proclinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.